Results tagged “death”


A motorist has been spared jail after he pleaded guilty to killing a 58-year-old cyclist at the Bow roundabout.

Buckinghamshire resident David Cox, of Chalfont St Giles, admitted causing death by careless driving at Inner London Crown Court on Tuesday.


An elderly woman died at the scene of a fire which engulfed flats on Deptford High Street this morning.

Fire crews were called to the blaze - which was sparked in a shop that had been converted into homes - at shortly after 1.30am.

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A cyclist was killed after a collision with a lorry on Thursday morning.

The driver of the vehicle was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by careless driving. The incident happened on Commercial Road at about 8.30am.

police tape.jpgThe victim of last week's fatal collision with a bus in Greenwich has been named as Praise Oduberu.

The 25-year-old died at the scene in Bugsby's Way at the junction with Southern Way on Tuesday (April 17) following the rush hour incident, which happened at 5.10pm.

aa-police.jpgA Transport for London employee fell to his death from sixth floor of the company's Greenwich offices.

Senior manager Jack Shentob, 53, plunged from the top of the building into the foyer in front of colleagues on their lunch break on Friday (November 4).